The Guidelines Recommend It

Guidelines recommend early mobility

Three prominent societies have released guidelines and practice alerts recommending the use of early mobility to counter the complications of immobility.

Delirium Assessment and Management

American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) Practice Alert, 201121
Guidelines For Management Of Pain, Agitation and Delirium

Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), 201322
Safe Patient Handling and Mobility Standards

American Nurses Association (ANA), 201323
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